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Mississippi Senate sends BP bill to House. Herea s how it would help the Coast.

Wed, 17 Jan 2018 09:26:26 GMT

Cleanup crews work to remove tar balls and patties from the Deepwater Horizon oil spill that washed ashore in Long Beach in 2010. Cleanup crews work to remove tar balls and patties from the Deepwater Horizon oil spill that washed ashore in Long Beach in 2010.




South Mississippi Strong: Lucy the Clown wants to brighten your worst day

Wed, 17 Jan 2018 05:20:46 GMT

Usually, when you think of clowns you envision them at a circus, or birthday party. Some people may even be a little frightened of them.




Civil rights veteran Rep. Lewis being honored in Mississippi

Wed, 17 Jan 2018 01:01:58 GMT

In this Nov. 29, 2017, file photo, Rep. John Lewis, D-Ga., and other members of the House Democratic Caucus leave a meeting on Capitol Hill in Washington. Lewis will speak at the Mississippi Civil Rights Museum, months after refusing to join President Donald Trump there.




The Latest: Ice coats roads in 36 counties in Mississippi

Tue, 16 Jan 2018 20:02:38 GMT

In Mississippi, ice had coated roads and bridges in 36 of the state's 82 counties, the Mississippi Department of Transported said in a statement Tuesday morning. Road crews were working to put salt and other materials on roadways, mainly in the northern and central parts of the state.




As snow coats roads in Deep South, Louisiana freeways close

Tue, 16 Jan 2018 15:21:19 GMT

Traffic makes its way north on Highway 7 as snow falls in Oxford, Miss., on Tuesday, Jan. 16, 2018. The National Weather Service on Tuesday issued winter storm warnings in parts of Louisiana and Mississippi.




Shelby: Winter weather and freezes expected tonight

Tue, 16 Jan 2018 12:56:11 GMT

A Winter Weather Advisory will go into effect at noon for most of southeast Louisiana and south Mississippi. This means periods of snow, sleet, or freezing rain could make travel difficult this afternoon and evening.




Some criticize fast track for education funding revision

Tue, 16 Jan 2018 06:05:25 GMT

But the Republican chairman of the House Education Committee, Richard Bennett of Long Beach, said the plan could come up for a vote Tuesday in the Appropriations Committee. The bill is supported by House Speaker Philip Gunn, a Republican from Clinton.




Mississippi inmate in buttocks injection killing has died Source: AP

Tue, 16 Jan 2018 01:38:43 GMT

A Mississippi inmate convicted in 2014 of the death of a Georgia woman through illicit silicone buttocks injections has died. The Mississippi Department of Corrections said in a statement Monday that an autopsy will be conducted on the remains of Tracy Lynn Garner , who died Sunday.




Mississippi inmate in buttocks injection killing has died

Tue, 16 Jan 2018 01:38:42 GMT

Anti-poverty activists in New Mexico and a groundbreaking declaration from the Oklahoma-based Cherokee Nation about the tribe's role in promoting equality are part of the focus of Martin Luther King Jr. Day... Anti-poverty activists in New Mexico and a groundbreaking declaration from the Oklahoma-based Cherokee Nation about the tribe's role in promoting equality are part of the focus of Martin Luther King Jr. Day celebrations. The University of Iowa is caught up in a legal fight with a conservative Christian student group that denied a leadership position to a student who is gay.




Mississippi inmate in buttocks injection killing has died

Tue, 16 Jan 2018 01:38:41 GMT

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Winter weather could bring snow, hazardous road conditions

Mon, 15 Jan 2018 18:38:41 GMT

While the most severe weather conditions related to the winter storm passing through the state tonight and early Tuesday should stay well north of the Golden Triangle, the storm could still create some hazardous conditions here, said a forecaster with the National Weather Service in Jackson. "In your area, you're probably only going to see, maybe, an inch of snow," said Shannon Hefferan with NWS.




Hard freeze warning continues for Coast. Snow may be in the mix for next week

Sun, 14 Jan 2018 15:17:14 GMT

Icicles hang from the fountain at Beau View condominiums in Biloxi on Monday, Jan. 1, 2018. A hard freeze warning is in effect for South Mississippi from 6 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 13, 2018 until 8 a.m. Sunday, Jan. 14, 2018.




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Sun, 14 Jan 2018 10:42:06 GMT

Supporters of the state flag of Mississippi walked on the sidewalks at the intersection of Franklin and Front streets in Tupelo Saturday. They wanted to demonstrate close to the Tupelo Police Department, where Mayor Jason Shelton last week ordered the state flag to be taken down.




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Sun, 14 Jan 2018 06:18:09 GMT

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The Matter of the Adoption of the Child Described in the Petition:...

Sun, 14 Jan 2018 01:57:39 GMT

The MATTER OF the ADOPTION OF the Child Described in the Petition: D.D.H., Patrick Latrell Gray and Felicia Hannah Dotch 1 The order denying the petition recognized that Gray had failed to join his wife, Shannon Gray, in the petition as required by Section 93-17-3 , and found that the petition's request that Dotch's parental rights not be terminated by the final decree was inconsistent with Section 93-17-13 . The order also stated "that although the Court may agree that it would be in the best interest of the minor child sought to be adopted, this Court is bound by the legislative requirement as found in Mississippi 93-13-1, et seq., and therefore, the Petition for Adoption, should be, and it hereby is, DENIED."




'Mississippi Burning' KKK leader Edgar Ray Killen dies in prison at 92

Sat, 13 Jan 2018 21:32:07 GMT

Edgar Ray Killen, a 1960s Ku Klux Klan leader who was convicted decades later in the "Mississippi Burning" slayings of three civil rights workers, has died in prison at the age of 92. Edgar Ray Killen, a 1960s Ku Klux Klan leader who was convicted decades later in the "Mississippi Burning" slayings of three civil rights workers, has died in prison at the age of 92. Edgar Ray Killen, a 1960s Ku Klux Klan leader who was convicted decades later in the "Mississippi Burning" slayings of three civil rights workers, has died in prison at the age of 92, the state's corrections department announced.




Mississippi could become the first US state to have 2 official flags...

Sat, 13 Jan 2018 19:20:07 GMT

A bill in the Mississippi House of Representatives proposes a two-flag solution to the state's debate over the use of a confederate symbol in its current official flag. A Mississippi lawmaker is proposing a solution that he hopes will finally bring an end to one of the state's most divisive issues, The Wall Street Journal reported .